• Part time
  • £24,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 1st February 2023

  • Advertised from 11th January 2023
  • 3 days per week


The Fruitmarket Gallery is looking for a Bookkeeper

We are looking for a Bookkeeper to join our operations team. The Bookkeeper has an important role in ensuring effective financial processes that support the team and contribute to the success of the organisation. The post is key in maintaining the goodwill of artists, suppliers and freelancers by paying promptly, properly managing fundraised income and supporting the bookshop and café.

We are looking for someone who has demonstrated Bookkeeping skills and experience using Xero for a business, as well as an understanding of fund accounting, VAT and Tax.

The Fruitmarket aims to reach people who have been under represented in audiences, in our team and in the sector and have prioritised increasing representation of disabled people, people who are black or from POC communities. The Fruitmarket Gallery welcomes all people no matter their age, race, gender, sex, sexual orientation, religion or belief, class, cultural background, disability, marital status, pregnancy or maternity status.

Application notes

For an informal discussion about the role please contact

Please visit our website to download the job description and equalities monitoring form.

Please complete the equalities monitoring information and submit a CV.

Your CV should be maximum 2 pages and include a 500 word statement outlining how you fulfil the job criteria and demonstrating that you have the required skills for the post. We will also accept a CV and statement in video or audio.

The application should be emailed to with Book Keeper as the email subject heading.

We will contact shortlisted candidates directly.

Application deadline: Wednesday 1 February 2023, 12pm.